Student Spotlight

Natalie Pratt, OMS II

Class of 2021

  • Hometown: Bountiful, Utah
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Utah.
  • Clubs and Activities: President of SAMOPS, event coordinator for ACOEP, and member of ACOP and SAACOFP.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? I chose RVUCOM because of its excellent reputation of top board scores in the nation. A nice bonus for...
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Faculty Spotlight

Michael R. Wells, PhD

Assistant Dean for the Integrated Curriculum
Professor of Structural Medicine

  • Hometown: Mt. Dora, Florida
  • Undergraduate Studies: Chemistry at the University of Florida
  • Graduate Studies: Medical Neuroscience at the University of Florida

What classes do you teach? I teach Anatomy and Neuroscience. Why did you choose to teach at RVUCOM-SU? I...
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Profile

William Warkentin, MD, FACP

Part-Time Staff Physician
Rocky Vista Health Center

wwarkentin@rockyvistahc.com • (720) 874-2449
Rocky Vista Health Center


Dr. William Warkentin has enjoyed practicing Internal Medicine in Colorado for more than 30 years. He completed his medical education at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Utah, receiving honors at both institutions. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the medical association’s highest honor.

What drives Dr. Warkentin to continue practicing general Internal Medicine is his dedication to delivering the best, up-to-date, highest quality, and compassionate medical care to his patients from the Aurora and Parker areas every day.

Dr. Warkentin places a strong emphasis on patient education and preventive care, and he implements this medical philosophy at the Rocky Vista Health Center on the University campus. He believes in the mutual bond between the patient and the physician to work together to get the best result possible for the patient.  He also enjoys working with medical students and post-graduate internal medicine residents as an attending physician in the Rocky Vista Health Center.  With the comprehensive team approach utilized at the Health Center, a successful clinical outcome is possible for all patients.

Dr. Warkentin enjoys all of the wonderful outdoor opportunities that Colorado has to offer with his wife Judi, their sons and their families, and his sweet dog Sadie.